Political newcomer Andrej Kiska was inaugurated as Slovakia`s new president, vowing continued cooperation with the European Union and NATO amid concerns about security in neighbouring Ukraine.
Political newcomer and millionaire Andrej Kiska emerged out of nowhere to win a landslide in Saturday`s presidential run-off, preventing veteran leftist Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico from tightening his grip on power.
Angelique Kerber qualified Germany for the Fed Cup semi-finals on Sunday when she defeated Slovakia`s Dominika Cibulkova 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) in the first of the reverse singles.
The Slovak government approved a report on the progress of its joint bid with Poland to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Krakow, Poland.
Contaminated water remains the greatest challenge at Japan`s Fukushima nuclear plant after the 2011 meltdown, the worst atomic disaster in a generation, the UN`s nuclear watchdog said on Tuesday.
The district of Bratislava where the shooting took place was sealed off.
Day in Pics: 24th October
Showbiz World - October 24, 2014
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